Category Archives: Relationships & Intimacy

Forgive to Live

By Micky O’Leary, PhD Forgiveness is giving up all hope of a better past. ~Lily Tomlin A man convicted of several random murders was recently executed. The media coverage around this event was extensive. Among the reports were interviews with … Continue reading

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Loving Considerations

by Claire N. Scott, Ph.D.      It’s February: the month of Valentines’ Day, Cupid, love poems, flowers, and candy.  It’s a month of joyful celebration for some, bleak disappointment for others, and outright fury for a few.  I tend to … Continue reading

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Can We Talk?

A Primer on Effective Communication by Claire Scott, PhD Hopefully by now you’ve memorized my earlier article on communication. That article covered the basics of listening and speaking and can be found in the article archives on this website if … Continue reading

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Boundaries

by Molly Keaton, PhD What is a boundary? All life forms have boundaries and each part of our bodies has physical limits, from the skin to the membranes covering nerves and muscles. When our physical boundaries are invaded (when we … Continue reading

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Personality Drive Pointers through Exploring the Enneagram – Part 2

by Metta Sweet Johnson, LCSW, MAT Note: This is the second of a series of articles on the Enneagram. I recommend you read my first article on this subject in order to get the most out of this one. What … Continue reading

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